NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - The Nashville Fire Department dispatched crews to a house fire where they discovered a woman inside with critical burns Tuesday night.

Nashville Fire said that crews arrived at 2717 Fortland Drive after getting reports of a structure fire.

When they arrived on the scene, crews investigated and were conducting their primary search when they discovered the woman inside the home who had suffered critical burns.

According to Nashville Fire , the woman was transported in critical condition to Vanderbilt Medical Center. Nashville Fire added that there was another person inside the home at the time of the fire who was able to get out without any harm.

It was initially reported as a child inside the home who suffered critical burns from a Nashville Fire spokesperson. However, a Fire Captain at the scene confirmed that it was a woman, not a child. 

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